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Libraries and Catalogues

  • Rosenthaliana
    The Bibliotheca Rosenthaliana, the library of Leeser Rosenthal, is part of the library of the University of Amsterdam and contains a extensive collection of Hebraica and Judaica.
  • The Menasseh Ben Israel Collection
    This collection of editions of the famous 17th century printer is part of the Bibliotheca Rosenthaliana.
  • Treasures of Jewish Booklore
  • Ets Haim Library (Amsterdam)
    Information about the oldest functioning Jewish library in the world, Ets Haim-Livraria Montezinos.
  • Fuks Collection
    Collection of books belonging to Dr. Leo Fuks, donated to the province of Friesland, and located in Tresoar, the Frisian Historical and Literary Centre.
  • Coppenhagen Library
    Collection of 30.000 books, newspaper articles and about 300.000 index files, concerning Dutch Jewish history, located in the Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies.
  • Jiddish Collection of the International Institute of Social History
    Unique collection of Jiddish material of the early Jewish socialist and anarchist movement in Eastern and Western Europe.
  • The Jewish Library
    A digital library of more than 4000 books that can be freely read or downloaded. A project of the Jewish Educational Center “Crescas” for the preservation of the Jewish cultural heritage.
  • Israel Union List
    The combined catalogue (in the ALEPH cataloging system) of all universities and other participating academic institutions in Israel.
  • The Israeli Information Catalog
    A Union catalog of selected libraries, archives, musea, information centers and academic libraries in Israel, and amongst them also the library of the center for Research on Dutch Jewry, that work online with the IDEA-ALM cataloging system.